[Please note: If you have a problem with MATLAB on your own computer or any other non-HPC system, please seek help from email@example.com. In case of difficulties on the HPC system, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org.]
MATLAB is a numerical computing environment.
module load matlab
To see the licenses available, call
For historical reasons the Parallel Computing Toolbox is called Distributed Computing Toolbox, abbreviated as
Distrib_Computing_Toolbox in the output from the license server.
Only a limited number of licenses are available. However, in many cases it is not necessary to request a licenses. Instead, a compiled version can be created via the MATLAB Compiler. Please check this possibility before requesting a license within a batch job.
The name of the license that has to be given in a batch file comprises
- the prefix
- the name displayed by
matlab_licensesafter "Users of",
The number of MATLAB licenses required and the corresponding reservation must then be specified in the following way:
or, if multiple licenses are needed, say two:
The MATLAB program itself is run in the script in the following way:
matlab -nodisplay -nosplash < my_program.m
How an interactive MATLAB job is started is explained here.